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F5 Networks Release BIG-IP Version 12 for Cloud and Security

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F5 Networks (NASDAQ: FFIV) expands the company’s hybrid platform of services with the release of its latest software which improves the agility, security, and performance of cloud application deployments. BIG-IP® version 12.0 makes it simple for customers to unify hardware, software, and managed service resources as well as help realize IT efficiency and cost savings.

As a direct response to organizations looking to deploy services in hybrid environments, BIG-IP® version 12.0 takes advantage of F5’s application delivery services by combining physical and virtual resources to better support cloud and hybrid scenarios. This approach allows customers to transition workloads to cloud environments as needed and incorporate technologies like HTTP/2, while maintaining the same visibility, security, and control of traditional infrastructures.

“Organizations in the Philippines are ready for cloud/hybrid deployments, and they welcome innovations that help realize IT efficiency and cost savings,” said Oscar Visaya, Philippines Country Manager, F5 Networks. “F5 is instrumental in helping customers take advantage of the benefits of the cloud without sacrificing security, flexibility or savings, in an evolving application delivery environment.”

F5 Networks’ BIG-IP 12.0 unifies hardware, software, and managed service resources to realise IT efficiency and cost savings.

F5 Networks’ BIG-IP 12.0 supports customers deploying cloud and hybrid IT architectures.

F5 Networks’ BIG-IP 12.0 provides reliable access in all types of IT environments with single sign-on (SSO).

F5 Networks’ BIG-IP 12.0 ensures superior protection with the largest DDoS vector spectrum and increased attack visibility.

F5 Networks’ BIG-IP 12.0 ensures improved SSL capabilities for comprehensive security.

F5 (NASDAQ: FFIV) provides solutions for an application world. F5 helps organizations seamlessly scale cloud, data center, telecommunications, and software defined networking (SDN) deployments to successfully deliver applications and services to anyone, anywhere, at any time. F5 solutions broaden the reach of IT through an open, extensible framework and a rich partner ecosystem of leading technology and orchestration vendors. This approach lets customers pursue the infrastructure model that best fits their needs over time. The world’s largest businesses, service providers, government entities, and consumer brands rely on F5 to stay ahead of cloud, security, and mobility trends. For more information, go to

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Source: Press release from Ardent Communications.

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